Nome Census Area, Alaska Genealogy

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Nome Census Area, Alaska
Map of Alaska highlighting Nome Census Area
Location in the state of Alaska
Map of the U.S. highlighting Alaska
Location of Alaska in the U.S.
Founded 1980
County Seat No borough seat

Description[edit | edit source]

The census area was created in 1980 as part of Alaska's Unorganized Borough. It has no borough seat. This census area is located in the western part of the state.[1]

Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,492. Its largest community by far is the city of Nome.[2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this census area.

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Boroughs and Census Areas[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit Hometown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this census area:[3]

Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Ghost towns

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Billion Graves
Billion Graves
Billion Graves Cemeteries
  • Find A Grave
Finagrave Cemeteries

Census[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1960 6,091
1970 5,749 −5.6%
1980 6,537 13.7%
1990 8,288 26.8%
2000 9,196 11.0%
2010 9,492 3.2%
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Church Records[edit | edit source]

List of Churches and Church Parishes

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land and Property[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Northwest Arctic BoroughYukon-Koyukuk Census AreaKusilvak Census AreaAK NOME CENSUS AREA.PNG
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for more resources

Military[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Nome Census Area, Alaska," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,,_Alaska 18 June 2018.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Nome Census Area, Alaska," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,,_Alaska 18 June 2018.
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "Nome Census Area, Alaska," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,,_Alaska, accessed 19 February 2019.